Barabazar is an upcoming locality of Kolkata. The prominent roads connected to this area are Mahatma Gandhi Road, Kali Krishna Tagore Street, and Brabourne Road thus making commuting easy for its residents. The area is bounded by Posta and Jorabagan on the North, Jorasanko and Kolutola on the East, B. B. D. Bagh on the South and Hooghly River on the West. Lalbazar and Bowbazar are at the south-west corner of Barabazar. The neighbourhood is adjacent to Howrah Bridge (renamed Rabindra Setu). Within this rough boundary, it is a world in itself. Cutting right across Barabazar is Harrison Road, which runs straight from Howrah Bridge to BBD Bagh Circular Railway. It is served by the Mahatma Gandhi Road station of Kolkata Metro. Shree Digambar Jain Vidyalaya, Rabindra Bharati University, Sanjay Saraf Educational Institute, Sanjay Saraf Educational Institution Private Limited and Indian Institute Of Social Welfare And Business Management are few educational institutes located in the vicinity. The area also houses prominent healthcare centers, eatery joint, shopping and other entertainment avenues. The presence of basic establishments has transformed Barabazar as one of the most preferred residential areas of Kolkata.